28 - 30 January, 2020 | Postillion Convention Centre, Amsterdam, Netherlands

Conference Day One

Main Agenda

8:00 am - 8:45 am REGISTRATION AND WELCOME COFFEE

8:45 am - 9:00 am WELCOME SPEECH AND CHAIRMAN’S OPENING REMARKS

9:00 am - 10:00 am THE FIRST LNG BUNKER BARGE IN THE US: JACKSONVILLE FOCUS SESSION

The different parts of the supply chain in Jacksonville come together to present this groundbreaking project.

• Fueling four LNG container ships (fueling has been ongoing for 3 years)
• Two liquefaction facilities in operation with a third facility approved
• Ability to bunker waterside and landside
• First LNG bunker barge in US (Clean Jacksonville)


10:00 am - 10:30 am FROM NICHE MARKET TO MAIN STREAM SOLUTION – ACCELERATING LNG FUEL UPTAKE

• Meeting increasing need for flexibility in bunker supply contracts with introduction of LNG fuel in new ship segments
• Reducing complexity in LNG bunker procurement and operations to enable faster scale up of the LNG fuel market
• Meeting ship owners expectations for transparency and modern ways of working

10:30 am - 11:30 am STRAIGHT TALK: FUELS OF THE FUTURE – 2050 AND BEYOND

This panel will look at the benefits and drawbacks of LNG as a marine fuel. LNG is considered a viable solution to
2030 but what is the best fuel of the future, 2050 and beyond? ammonia, hydrogen, bio-LNG, bio-diesel, wind? A
provocative and thought provoking panel will all viewpoints represented.

11:30 am - 12:00 pm MORNING BREAK AND NETWORKING

12:00 pm - 12:20 pm LNG BUNKERING: SHIP-SHORE LINKS FOR TODAY AND TOMORROW

• Reviewing the LNG Ship-Shore link history, the bunkering links today and understanding the key link
considerations
• Addressing the emerging LNG small-scale transfer, bunkering and fuelling spaces as well as the emergency
shutdown link
• Exploring various case studies where these applications have been utilised and future technology

12:20 pm - 1:00 pm FIRST BUNKERING OUT OF THE PACIFIC-NORTH WEST: VANCOUVER FOCUS SESSION

The different parts of the supply chain in Vancouver come together to present this groundbreaking project. 

• Commercial side of LNG projects at Seaspan
• Bunkering out of Port of Vancouver
• How we achieved the first LNG bunkering in the Pacific North-West and what it means for the region

1:00 pm - 1:20 pm NITROGEN CONTROLLED IN HARMONY WITH PHYSICS

• Understanding the current bunkering challenges of the STS transfer system
• Exploring more advanced solutions such as the N2 PERC System
• Comparing different solutions and their value: Nitrogen vs. Hydraulics
• ESD2 arrangements and new responsibilities for those requirements

1:20 pm - 1:40 pm HOW TO ADOPT LNG BUNKERING FACILITIES TO BUSAN’S NEW PORT

• Vessel’s calling pattern analysis & forecast
• Demand & price forecast for LNG
• Comparison of LNG Bunkering system in port
• Analysis on the feasibility to develop LNG Bunkering facilities in Busan New Port
• Roadmap to become LNG Bunkering hub port in far eastern Asia region

1:40 pm - 2:40 pm NETWORKING LUNCH

Main Agenda

STREAM A - STRATEGY AND INVESTMENT

2:40 pm - 3:10 pm TRANSITION OF THE PORT OF ANTWERP INTO A MULTI FUEL PORT
• The vision of the Port of Antwerp on multi fuel ports
• The four roles of a port authority
• Actions and projects to implement the vision
• LNG as a blueprint

STREAM A - STRATEGY AND INVESTMENT

3:10 pm - 3:40 pm “PROJECT FORWARD”: LNG AS FUEL
• Cost benefit of LNG as fuel
• Dealing with issues around LNG as fuel
• LNG and other alternative fuels

STREAM A - STRATEGY AND INVESTMENT

3:40 pm - 4:10 pm DEVELOPMENT ON LNG BUNKERING PROJECTS IN JAPAN
• Government policies and promotion
• Major infrastructure development updates
• Incentive and key partnership development

STREAM B - SMALL SCALE LNG (ssLNG)

3:40 pm - 4:10 pm DEVELOPMENT OF SMALL SCALE LNG MARKETS - WITH FOCUS IN SOUTHEAST ASIA REGION
• Dynamics of current LNG markets
• Development of small scale LNG markets, current activities
and trends
• Challenges and what is required from regulators and
industry players to support the growth of the sector

STREAM B - SMALL SCALE LNG (ssLNG)

2:40 pm - 3:10 pm THE PERSPECTIVE OF LNG BUNKERING IN THE EASTERN MEDITERRANEAN
• An exploration of the opportunities and challenges when
implementing ssLNG/ bunkering solutions in the Eastern
Mediterranean
• Recent developments in the creation of necessary
infrastructure for LNG Bunkering operations including an
update on DEPAs progress with the newly announced LNG
Bunkering facilities scheduled for 2022
• What the creation of new LNG bunkering facilities in this
part of the world means for the local area and shipping
routes across the Mediterranean

STREAM B - SMALL SCALE LNG (ssLNG)

3:00 pm - 3:30 pm PANEL: DEVELOPMENTS WITHIN SMALL SCALE LNG
A discussion around ssLNG developments including:

Olivier Cuny, Business Development Manager, Imodco
Jane Kristiansen, Senior Commercial Manager, Connect LNG AS
Steffen Jacobsen, CEO, Evergas


Main Agenda

4:10 pm - 4:40 pm AFTERNOON BREAK AND NETWORKING

4:40 pm - 5:20 pm INTERACTIVE DISCUSSION GROUPS

Chose from the following options:
- What is the long term outlook for LNG as a
marine fuel, 2050 and beyond?
- What are the different types of fuel that are
being considered and explored outside of LNG?
- How do I develop a flexible LNG bunkering
model?
- What will our industry look like in 30 years?
- Where are current AMFs up to and what needs to
be done to progress their development?
- What is retrofitting and how can it work for my
fleet?
- How can we design future-proof ships in an age
of fuel uncertainty?
- What are the opportunities and challenges when
implementing ssLNG projects?
- How can we optimise the LNG Bunkering supply
chain?
- What are my future investment options and
should we be looking at public or private
funding?

5:20 pm - 5:40 pm UTILISING LNG AND COMBINED SOLUTIONS FOR OPTIMISING ENERGY EFFICIENCY

• MAN Energy Solutions: Vision, strategy and technological transformation to support the drive towards environmental
requirements
• The business case for combined solutions: Optimising fuel efficiency and minimise emissions
• Exploring current and future LNG/combined propulsion solutions that will meet economic, social and regulatory
goals
• Case study: Performance review of various vessels currently utilising a combined solution

5:40 pm - 6:10 pm BIGGEST BUNKERING OPERATION IN NORTHERN EUROPE. ELENGER AND TALLINK STORY

• Elenger as a leading bunkering operator in the Baltic Sea region
• Tallink Megastar as the most modern LNG ferry
• New bunkering vessel coming to the market in 2020

6:10 pm - 6:25 pm CHAIRMAN’S CLOSING REMARKS

6:25 pm - 7:30 pm ARTA & BRUGG DRINKS RECEPTION

7:30 pm - 7:30 pm THE LNG BUNKERING GLOBAL PARTY